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On the second day of the second week out, Jasmine realized that she loved him. And it was because she loved him that it hurt so much to know that he would shed. But looking into his eyes, she couldn’t stop the feelings.
She had loved once before, but that had been nothing like this. That love had been young and foolish, had left her empty and raw. But this man, this beautiful man—he filled her, completed her, fixed her.
On these days when he was sick, he could often spend the whole day lying in bed. She pressed the wet towel gently to his forehead.
He smiled weakly back at her.